Legislators Want Insurers Out of Auto Repair


A hot­ly con­test­ed debate in today’s col­li­sion repair indus­try cen­ters on insur­er-owned shops and the relat­ed legal­i­ties. In the State of Wash­ing­ton, leg­is­la­tors believe insur­er-owned shops are ille­gal and have intro­duced leg­is­la­tion sup­port­ed by the Auto­mo­tive Ser­vice Asso­ci­a­tion (ASA) to pro­tect the rights of con­sumers and small busi­ness­es.